U.N.’s Ban Urges Commonwealth Nation Leaders To Commit To Ending Polio

U.N. News Centre: In Malta, Ban urges Commonwealth leaders to join U.N. in ‘final push’ to wipe out polio
“A world that may have once seemed unimaginable is within reach — a polio-free world, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said [Saturday], urging leaders gathered in Malta for the Commonwealth Summit to build on the momentum that has been generated in recent years and join the United Nations in making ‘the final push to wipe out polio forever’…” (11/28).

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